Tag Archives: Nintendo Direct
Wed, Nov 07, 2012 | 21:29 GMT
Wii U’s social features have been the key focus of this week’s instalment of Nintendo Direct, and the web stream has confirmed that Nintendo’s console will allow for twelve registered users per unit, and that downloaded eShop games will be playable across them all on just one license.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 05:02 GMT
Nintendo has promised to finally let us in on its Wii U network plans in an upcoming Nintendo Direct presentation.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 02:57 GMT
Nintendo president Satoru Iwata has revealed some interesting statistics regarding the success of its Nintendo Direct presentations, which have a knock-on effect beyond their core audience.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 15:44 BST
Suda 51′s Liberation Maiden has been released today on the North american eShop alongside the promised DLC for Mutant Mudds. Fire Emblem Awakening and Animal Crossing: New Leaf is also on the way early next year. We have trailers for many of the games shown during the presentation for you below.
Sat, Oct 06, 2012 | 15:46 BST
Videos for Nano Assault EX, Denpa Men: They Came by Wave, Shin Megami Tensei: Devil Survivor Overclocked videos and a message from Level-5 president Akihiro Hino are all posted below the break. The games where shown during a Nintendo Direct broadcast this evening for Europe. To get caught up on all that was announced, we have a lovely bullet list for you here complete with dates for games like Paper Mario Sticker Star and more. Games and demos heading to the Nintendo eShop in North America were announced this evening as well, and you can get caught up on all the release dates and demos headed your way here.
Tue, Oct 02, 2012 | 14:37 BST
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 | 04:14 BST
Nintendo of Japan released a short Nintendo Direct presentation today, detailing new add-on content for New Super Mario Bros 2.
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 | 18:04 BST
Wii U will arrive at North American retail in November in two different skus, Nintendo has announced.
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 | 21:09 BST
Just months ahead of the console’s international launch, Nintendo has announced the Wii U’s release date, price and launch software line-up.
Wed, Sep 12, 2012 | 12:27 BST
Nintendo will reveal the Wii U’s official release date and pricing during its next episode of Nintendo Direct.
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 | 14:36 BST
Nintendo Europe will host a Nintendo Direct Wii U Preview conference at 3.00pm this Thursday, September 13 alongside the Nintendo press event in NYC.
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 | 12:50 BST
Nintendo Direct offers more delights from Japan including a new pink and white 3DS.
Wed, Aug 29, 2012 | 12:54 BST
Nintendo Direct is happening in Japan right now, in Japanese. It’s hard to follow, but a new Professor Layton title is on the way in 2013.
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 | 11:32 BST
Nintendo has announced and dated the next instalment of Nintendo Direct. The webcast will focus purely on Wii and 3DS, so don’t expect any Wii U snippets.
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 | 18:07 BST
Dragon Quest X director Jin Fujisawa has spoken about the game’s features with Nintendo’s Satoru Iwata as part of the next instalment of Nintendo Direct, including some chopped free-to-play features.
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 | 19:32 BST
Nintendo has announced it will host another Nintendo Direct broadcast focused Dragon Quest X July 30 at 8pm Tokyo time, or 12pm UK. The free Dragon Quest X app will be released on August 22 in Japan, and available via a download code included with the Wii title. The game will include a Double StreetPass function. There’s also some new screenshots of the game through here. Thanks, Andriasang.
Mon, Jun 25, 2012 | 09:25 BST
Nintendo has said in a statement it’s continuing to look at the “most appropriate ways” to announce new products to consumers following its E3 press conference earlier this month and last week’s Nintendo Direct.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 08:54 BST
New Super Mario Bros. 2 will launch on 3DS in Europe on August 17, two days prior to its US release on August 19. New Super Mario Bros. 2 features a strong focus on Mario’s iconic gold coins; it seems it is all about the money, after all.
Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, a new 3DS title in the popular, long-running puzzle series is also incoming, with the news that it will feature a new free puzzle every day for 350 days after launch. Nintendo Direct trailers for both New Super Mario Bros. 2 and Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask, as well as videos for Pokemon, Pikmin, Kirby and eShop’s 8-bit Summer collection can be found elsewhere on VG247.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 13:11 BST
Missed the Nintendo Direct broadcasts? Never mind; hit the break to see the first trailer for Professor Layton and the Mircale Mask; an English-language Pokemon Black & White 2 showcase; a sizzle reel for upcoming 3DS Virtual Console titles; a look at the newly cheap Pikmin 2′s multiplayer; a blow out of New Super Mario Bros 2 gameplay and information; and a look at Kirby’s Dream Collection.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 13:11 BST
During the Japanese Nintendo Direct presentation, president and CEO Satoru Iwata confirmed a new Super Smash Bros game is in production – at Namco Bandai.